Enrichment and Stress Reduction for Dogs

Enrichment and Stress
Reduction for Dogs
Learning Track

Want to learn more about animal enrichment and stress reduction for dogs in sheltering environments? Want to share training information with your volunteers or staff? Well, you're in the right place. Check out the following content brought to you by Maddie's Institute®. Many of the following presentations and have corresponding quizzes offering a printable Certificate of Attendance for completion!


Stress Reduction for Shelter Dogs

Kelley Bollen, MS, CABC

July 2012

Audience(s):Executive Leadership, Foster Caregivers, Public, Shelter/Rescue Staff & Volunteers, Veterinary Team
Various strategies for reducing the stress experienced by dogs in a shelter environment. Learn More

Enrichment and Training

Kelley Bollen, MS, CABC

July 2012

Audience(s):Executive Leadership, Foster Caregivers, Public, Shelter/Rescue Staff & Volunteers, Veterinary Team
Ms. Bollen talks about the benefits of enrichment and training for both dogs and cats, as well as the value of these programs in enhancing opportunities for adoption. Learn More

Life Enrichment for Shelter Animals

Mike Fry

May 2010

Audience(s):Executive Leadership, Foster Caregivers, Public, Shelter/Rescue Staff & Volunteers, Veterinary Team
Enrichment for shelter animals reduces stress (and disease), increases adoptions and radically improves the well-being and quality of life for canine and feline residents. Learn More

Behavior Problems and Long Term Housing

Jean Donaldson

2000

Audience(s):Executive Leadership, Foster Caregivers, Public, Shelter/Rescue Staff & Volunteers, Veterinary Team
Jean Donaldson, renowned author, trainer and animal behavior expert, talks about how to deal with barrier-related barking and aggression, housetraining regression, separation anxiety and other behaviors common in shelter dogs. Learn More